Alumni Benefits Program

alumni BENEFITS PROGRAM 

The UOW Alumni Benefits Program entitles you to a variety of special offers and discounts at a host of businesses locally, nationally and across the globe online. Contact us to request your Benefits Card today. 

Download the full list of Benefit Partners.


Activities & Entertainment 

UOW UniCentre UniBar: Receive student ticket prices for all UniCentre (UniBar) events upon presentation of your UOW Alumni Benefits card. 

UOW UniCentre Market Alley: Market Alley is an open-air market which trades on a fortnightly basis (during session only) at UOW. Applications are welcomed from UOW Alumni who are interested in having a stall. Prices for UOW stall spaces start at $5.00 each, just show your Alumni Benefits Card on application. 

HangglideOz: Save $130 on tandem hang gliding adventures. This special offer is for a mid-week 30-minute tandem experience and photo package for two people. Terms and conditions apply. Bookings are essential. Please call 0417 939 200 or email tony@hangglideoz.com.au and quote University of Wollongong Alumni Discount.

Skydive the Beach Sydney: Sydney’s only beach skydive. This adventure attraction offers tandem skydiving from Australia's highest altitude of up to 14,000ft, directly over North Wollongong beach. Alumni receive $30 off a tandem skydive at Wollongong drop zone upon presentation of your Alumni Benefits Card. 

The Links Shell Cove: Just an hour from Sydney The Links at Shell Cove is has been voted one of the Top 50 Courses in Australia. On presentation of your UOW Alumni Benefits Card, you will receive: $9 midweek green fees (represents 60% off rack rate) and $100 off 7 day membership (conditions apply). 

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Books & Magazines 

iSUBSCRiBE: Australia's most comprehensive provider of magazine and newspaper subscriptions online. Get 5% off the already great prices on all magazines and newspaper subscriptions. 

Seekbooks: An online bookstore with a database of over 1.2 million in-print books from all over the world to choose from. All books are discounted and have the one low shipping charge for delivery to anywhere in Australia. Get 5% off the already great prices on all books. Enter your member code 'UOWAlumni' in the voucher box at the check-out.  

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Educational Services 

UOW Library: FREE Alumni Membership, giving alumni 24/7 access to online scholarly content through online databases. Borrow books, place holds on items and check your library record.

Futureworld: The Futureworld Eco-Technology Centre located in Wollongong is a visually and technically exciting exhibition facility. It displays an amazing range of new technologies focusing on climate change, energy, water and consumer choice. Discounted entry is available upon the presentation of your Alumni Benefits Card.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   

Health & WelLbeing 

Peoplecare Health Insurance: is a not-for-profit private health fund established in 1953. UOW Alumni who join Peoplecare will receive One Month’s FREE membership PLUS 2 and 6 month waiting periods waived. Phone 1800 808 700, email info@peoplecare.com.au. Terms & conditions apply.

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IT Solutions 

Dell: As a graduate of UOW, you can now get special discount coupons to use in the Dell online Home & Home Office web store. Your discount is on top of other Dell special offers excluding other coupons and can save you up to 15% on selected Dell products. Contact alumni@uow.edu.au for your discount code.

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Legal Services 

RMB Lawyers: have been providing expert legal services to the people of the Illawarra and South Coast and beyond since 1885 and are one of the biggest regional-based law firms in NSW. UOW alumni receive a 5% discount off conveyancing professional fees, 10% off Will preparation fees, all compensation matters, No Win No Fee (conditions apply). Phone 02 4228 8288

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Restaurants 

Coconut Thai Restaurant: 187 Keira Street, Wollongong. Phone: 02 4225 1888. Reveive 10% off total bill, 7 days a week, lunch and dinner.

Diggies Café: 1 Cliff Road, North Wollongong. Phone: 02 4226 2688. Receive 10% off total bill Monday to Friday. 

Jasmine Rice 2: 19 Flinders Street, North Wollongong. Phone: 02 4228 8811. Receive 15% off lunch specials Tuesday to Sunday.

JJ's Indian Restaurant: 3/50 Crown Street, Wollongong. Phone: 02 4225 0888. Receive 10% off dine-in Sunday to Thursday and 15% off takeaway Monday to Sunday.

Mangerton Pizzeria and Trattoria: Shop 2, 449 Crown Street. Phone: 02 4225 2100. Receive 10% off dine-in or takeaway.

Relish on Addison: Shop 4, 6 Addison Street, Shellharbour Phone: 02 4295 5191.Receive 10% off the total bill, max group of 10 Tuesday to Friday.

Relish @ The Links: Golf Drive Street, Shellharbour. Phone: 02 4237 7550. Receive 10% off the total bill, max group of 10 Tuesday to Friday.

The Living Room: 195 Keira Street, Wollongong. Phone: 02 4244 2664. Receive 15% off the total bill Monday to Sunday.

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Travel & Accommodation 

Hertz Car Hire: 3% off the best daily rate for car hire when you call Hertz on 13 30 39 and remember to quote customer discount program number CDP#1250403  

Keiraview Accommodation is a University owned and managed student residence that also offers commercial motel rooms and YHA backpacker rooms. Mention you are an alumnus and you will receive the special University discount, which is currently $35 off the standard room rates. To make a booking, phone 02 4229 9700 / 4229 1132 or email: keiraview@uow.edu.au

Adina Apartment Hotels, Travelodge and Vibe Hotels: Government rates given to UOW Alumni - conditions apply (subject to availability and not available during some special events), phone 1300 633 462 and ask for the University of Wollongong rate or visit Toga Hospitality

1st Home ExchangeA vacation alternative where you allow someone else to stay in your home while you stay in theirs. 1st HomeExchange.com allows you to match your exchange preferences with home owners in other countries as well as in Australia. Alumni receive 30% discount on Premium membership. Enter the promotional code UOW30 during the payment process.

Odyssey Travel: Odyssey Travel offer fully escorted travel programs for the over 50s. UOW alumni receive a discount of $150 per booking (T&C apply – The discount can only be used towards an Odyssey-operated international program in 2012. The discount is non-transferable, non-refundable, and cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer). Please quote UOW Alumni in all correspondence.

STA Travel: 10% off travel insurance when booked in conjunction with overseas travel. 5% off selected tours. Offer available at Miranda and Wollongong stores. Conditions apply, visit the STA website or call 02 9524 0622 (Miranda) or 02 4226 2077 (Wollongong). 

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Wine Club 

Wine Direct: is one of Australia’s largest direct distributors of wine. The very best of what is on offer is condensed into the Wollongong Alumni Wine Update.Simply click here to Opt In to receive the monthly wine offers. There is no obligation to purchase and you may unsubscribe from this service anytime.  

Click here to view current specials.

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Each business participating in this program reserves the right to change or cancel discounts at any time and without notice.

Please contact alumni@uow.edu.au if your business would like to be part of the Alumni Benefits program.

Last reviewed: 8 April, 2014